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Pittsburgh Pirates celebrate half a century on the suncoast

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BRADENTON, FL (WWSB)- The City of Bradenton has hosted the Pittsburgh Pirates since 1969, and this year marks the 50th anniversary of their spring training residency. 

And they're kicking it off the season against the New York Yankees on Saturday.

LECOM Park will host 16 Pirates Spring Training games in 2018.